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Annand, William (1633–1689), dean of Edinburgh, was born at Ayr, the son of William Annand (d. 1661×3), minister there, and his wife, Margaret Lindsay of south Leith. His father, having been assaulted by some women in Glasgow for preaching in support of the Scottish book of prayer in 1637, fled his charge even before his deposition by the ...

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Ross, Alexander (1591–1654), Church of England clergyman and writer on philosophy, was born on 1 January 1591 at Aberdeen. Nothing is known about his parentage or early childhood before he entered first the grammar school in Aberdeen and then one of the town's two universities. Most sources agree that he matriculated at ...